Brevard County Coronavirus Cases Jump To 79

The coronavirus, also known as COVID-19. Credit: CDC

BREVARD COUNTY, Florida – The number of cases of coronavirus in Brevard County rose from 72 to 79 on Sunday, April 5, 2020, the Florida Department of Health announced.

The 5 new cases are 2 female and 5 male residents.

Merritt Island and Cocoa gained 2 cases each since yesterday.

West Melbourne, Palm Bay, and Melbourne each gained 1 case.

Melbourne has over one-third of all Brevard County cases at 27. Palm Bay has the second-highest number with 13 cases.

1,204 people in Brevard have tested negative and 79 positive to date. Three people are awaiting tests.

Brevard’s total cases now stand at 43 males and 36 females.

6 cases are non-residents.

22 people have been hospitalized of which at least six are on ventilators, but there haven’t been any deaths in Brevard.

13 of the cases had prior travel to New York.

5 of those 13 New York cases are non-Florida residents.

As of April 5, 2020, there are 12,350 coronavirus cases in Florida and 221 deaths.

The Brevard County coronavirus cases known locations are:

Melbourne 27

Palm Bay 14

Titusville 3

Satellite Beach 5

Cocoa Beach 3

Cocoa 6

Indian Harbour Beach 2

Mims 2

Merritt Island 5

Rockledge 3

West Melbourne 2

Malabar 1

50 of the cases are concentrated in just six South Brevard zip codes:

32940 Viera, Suntree, Melbourne 5-9

32934 Melbourne 5-9

32935 Melbourne 5-9

32907 Palm Bay 5-9

32905 Palm Bay 5-9

32937 Satellite Beach and Indian Harbour Beach 7

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Here is the detailed breakdown of what we know about the other coronavirus cases in Brevard County:

76-year-old female; travel-related; prior travel to NY; contact with a confirmed case.

32-year-old male Northrop Grumman employee; travel-related; prior travel to PA, UT; no contact with a confirmed case.

Anita Unrath, a 64-year-old female from Suntree; travel-related; prior travel to DC, FL, NY, PA; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

49-year-old male; not travel-related.

73-year-old male; not travel-related.

32-year-old female; not travel-related.

64-year-old male; prior travel to Haiti; no contact with a confirmed case.

52-year-old female; prior travel to Canada; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

30-year-old male; prior travel to DC; no contact with a confirmed case.

64-year-old male; prior travel to DC; FL; NY; PA.

45-year-old male nontravel-related.

1-year-old male nontravel-related.

68-year-old male; prior travel to CO, FL, NM; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

62-year-old female; prior travel to NY; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

40-year-old male nontravel-related.

55-year-old female; not travel-related.

55-year-old male; not travel-related.

58-year-old male; prior travel unknown.

56-year-old male; prior travel to NY; contact with a confirmed case.

20-year-old male; prior travel to IN; contact with a confirmed case.

40-year-old male; prior travel to UK; contact with a confirmed case.

28-year-old male nontravel-related.

43-year-old male nontravel-related.

68-year-old male: no information.

42-year-old female nontravel-related.

82-year-old female; no information.

55-year-old female; no information.

67-year-old male; prior travel to Mexico; no contact with a confirmed case.

35-year-old female prior travel to the United Kingdom; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

39-year-old female nontravel-related.

58-year-old female; no information.

20-year-old male; no information.

55-year-old male; prior travel to Hong Kong, OH, South Korea; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

56-year-old female nontravel-related; contact with a confirmed case.

51-year-old female prior travel to Mexico; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

94-year-old male nontravel-related.

61-year-old male nontravel-related.

56-year-old female prior travel to NY; no contact with a confirmed case.

56-year-old female; no information.

62-year-old female; no information.

51-year-old male; prior travel to FL and TN; no contact with a confirmed case.

28-year-old male; no information.

55-year-old male nontravel-related.

77-year-old female nontravel-related.

38-year-old male; prior travel to NY; no contact with a confirmed case.

23-year-old female; prior travel to NY; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

23-year-old male; prior travel to NY; no contact with a confirmed case.

55-year-old female; prior travel to NY; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

91-year-old female; prior travel to NY, FL; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

28-year-old male; prior travel to Czech Republic; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

44-year-old female; no information.

82-year-old male; prior travel to WA; contact with a confirmed case.

52-year-old male nontravel-related.

45-year-old female nontravel-related.

77-year-old female nontravel-related.

51-year-old female nontravel-related; contact with a confirmed case.

58-year-old male nontravel-related.

75-year-old female nontravel-related.

79-year-old male nontravel-related.

34-year-old female; no information.

76-year-old female; no information.

26-year-old female nontravel-related.

45-year-old female; prior travel to TN; contact with a confirmed case.

60-year-old male; prior travel to NY; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

61-year-old female nontravel-related.

22-year-old female nontravel-related.

86-year-old female nontravel-related.

41-year-old female; no information.

28-year-old female; no information.

70-year-old male; prior travel to Thailand; unknown if contact with a confirmed case.

65-year-old male; no information.

53-year-old male; no information.

64-year-old male; no information.

45-year-old male; no information.

35-year-old female; no information.

77-year-old male; no information.

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